This top is made up of crocheted lace for the body and ribbing at the waist. As according to the pattern, it should be 3/4 sleeves length. But I did it shorter as I feel more comfortable wearing it in shorter sleeves. I used 6 balls of Japanese yarns. These yarns are very fine, they are nice and suitable for crochet. But for the ribbing part, i used double strand.
I like this top because i can wear it the normal way,
where the ribbing is at my waist, like this:
turn it up-side down, like this: Closer view of the pattern
Here I am, to update you with what I have knitted for the last 2 1/2 months! First of all, I have crocheted many of these "Pineapple Rose Scarves" and have given most of them away as gifts. These are the two little ones left with me. Crochet is very much faster compare to knitting, but the thing i dislike in crochet is - my fingers hurt!
Meanwhile, I have knitted these scarves and given away as gifts too. They are: Entrelac Scarf by Allison LoCicero